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Ben Yellen Correspondence with Charles L. Smith
MSS 0667  
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Box 1, Folder 1

Smith, Charles L. 1993 - 1995

General note

Contains correspondence to Ben Yellen, C.R. McCabe of the SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE, and Professor Merrill Goodall of the Claremont Graduate School.
Box 1, Folder 2

Yellen, Benjamin

General note

ca. 1960-1970s. Prescription-pad notes. Includes typescript list by Smith of note contents, and receipts showing method by which Smith was reimbursed by Yellen for the expense of copying and mailing articles to him.
Box 1, Folder 3

Yellen, Benjamin 1977

General note

Contains typescript note criticizing the press for not announcing a legal victory.
Box 1, Folder 4

Yellen, Benjamin

General note

ca. 1992. Photocopy typescript of Yellen's "Voice of the People" letter responding to a local news article.
Box 1, Folder 5

Yellen, Benjamin 1992 - 1993

General note

Contains handwritten correspondence to Smith and photocopies of correspondence to then president-elect William Jefferson Clinton and to the "Dear Abby" newspaper column.


Box 1, Folder 6

Articles about Dr. Ben Yellen 1970 - 1991

General note

Contains typescript lists of articles by newspaper, date, title, and author. Verso side contains handwritten list of Yellen newsletters Smith sent to the University of California, Berkeley.
Box 1, Folder 7

Ben Yellen Articles by Lynn Ludlow 1964 - 1977

General note

Contains list of articles by retired editor and journalist with the SAN FRANCISCO EXAMINER (now the SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE).
Box 1, Folder 8

Critique of Dr. Ben Yellen's Pamphlets

Box 1, Folder 9

Doc Yellen - Alternate Possibilities

General note

Undated. Handwritten list and draft of notes regarding Yellen, his methods, and what alternatives he might have used.
Box 1, Folder 10

Newsletters of Dr. Ben Yellen, 1971-1991

Box 1, Folder 11

Saga of Dr. Ben Yellen and Prof. Paul Taylor 1999

General note

Contains typescript essay about how Smith knew these two men who were deeply involved in California rural water issues.
Box 1, Folder 12

Statue of Dr. Ben Yellen 1995

General note

Contains typescript of mailer Smith used to advocate the building of a statue to Dr. Yellen in either Brawley, El Centro, or at the University of California, San Diego.


Box 1, Folder 13

Miscellaneous notes and lists

General note

Undated. Contains miscellaneous typed and handwritten notes and a cover page of one of Yellen's lawsuits.
Box 1, Folder 14

Newspaper clippings 1995 - 2006

General note

Includes articles about a documentary film on the Salton Sea and unconventional journalists in Mexico.


Box 1, Folder 15

Originals of Preservation Photocopies